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1970 John Alden Hawksbill

  • 58 ft
  • Motorsailer
  • Stuart, FL, US

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Proud to Present "Arabella." She is special. Enjoy this completely restored and customized yacht in the harbor or on the blue seas.

  • She is truly ready to provision and sail away.
  • Completely restored and customized in 2012-2013
  • Economical Cummins 185Hp Diesel Motor
  • Custom fiberglass hardtop

When you come to view "Arabella" you will then see why she is so special and the care and attention she has received.

This vessel is not at our marina. Please call for details and appointment for showing!


Basic Information

John Alden
Stuart, FL, US
Available for sale in U.S. waters:
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Dimensions & Weight

58 ft - 17.68 meter
58 ft - 17.68 meter
16 ft - 4.88 meter
Draft - max:
5 ft 3 in - 1.6 meter
Bridge Clearance:
49 ft - 14.94 meter
Dry Weight:
55700 lbs


Cruise Speed:
10 MPH
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Tank Capacities

Fuel Tank:
2100 gallons - 3 tank(s)
Fresh Water Tank:
420 gallons - 3 tank(s)
Holding Tank:
70 gallons - 1 tank(s)


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Engine and Mechanical

  • 1989 Cummins 185Hp 6 Cyl Diesel Engine
  • Only 1200 Hours
  • 30" Bronze 4 Blade Prop
  • Engine Driven Heavy Duty Bilge
  • Racor 1000 Fuel Polishing System W/ 12V Reverso Pump
  • Manual Oil Change Pump
  • 2 Racor 1000 Water Separators
  • Kohler 9KW Generator with Sound Shield
  • 600 Hours
  • T3 Wagner Hydraulic Steering

Electronics and Navigation


  • Garmin Color 740 GPS Plotter W / FL and Bahama Card / Fishfinder
  • Furuno Navnet Radar
  • Simrad Robertson Autopilot AP20
  • Standard Horizon Quest VHF Radio
  • Raytheon ST60 Digital Depth sounder
  • Fusion Stereo controller
  • Danforth Constellation 8" Compass w/ Stainless Steel Binnacle


  • Garmin Color 740 GPS Chartplotter/ Fishfinder
  • Furuno Navnet Radar
  • Simrad Robertson Autopilot AP20
  • Standard Horizon Omni VHF Radio
  • Danforth Constellation 6" Compass
  • Raytheon ST60 Digital Depth Sounder
  • ICOM IC718 HF SSB Receiver W/Insulated Back Stay Antenna
  • Mutimode Pactor Controller for SSB


  • Electrical Panel 110V
  • Electrical Panel 12V
  • 2-50 Amp Inlets 1 Port  and 1 Starboard
  • 50' Ft 50 AMP Shore Power Cord
  • Kohler 9KW #9EKOZD Generator in Sound Shield Hours 600
  • 110V GFI Throughout
  • 12V LED Lighting Throughout
  • 12V Pro mariner Battery Charger for House
  • 6-6V Deep Cycle House Batteries (New 8/2015)
  • Xantrex 12V Battery Charger for Starting and Windlass Batteries
  • 8D 12V Deep Cycle Starting Battery (NEW 8/2015)
  • 2-225 Watt Solar Panels
  • MPPT Solar Charge Controller
  • Ideal Electric 24V Bronze Windlass Rope and Chain Gypsies also Foot Control
  • 3 Zone Air Conditioning with (New Aft Pump 2015)
  • Aft Deck Flood lights
  • Spreader Lights 12V
  • Night Light Red and White
  • Touch Activated Lighting
  • 2-12V Electric and Manual Bilge Pumps
  • Guest Galvanic Isolator Reverse Polarity Switch
  • High Water Bilge Alarm
  • Spendide 210XC Clothes Washer and Dryer


  • Master Stateroom Queen Size Bed
  • Large Hanging Locker
  • Draws and Cabinets
  • Enclosed Master Head , Stall Shower, Electric Head and Sink
  • Forward Stateroom with Over and Under Bunks
  • Enclosed Electric Head, Sink and Shares Master Stall Shower
  • Hanging Locker 
  • Opening Portholes
  • Anchor Locker Door
  • Mid-ship Stateroom with Over and Under Bunks
  • Hanging Locker and Cabinets
  • Opening Port Holes


  • 20 Cu Ft Fridiboat 12V Stainless Front Loading Refrigerator with Water Cooled Keel
  • 10 CU Ft Fridiboat 12V Stainless Front Loading Freezer with Water Cooled Keel
  • 3 Burner Stainless Princess Propane Stove
  • Exhaust Vent 12V above Stove
  • Trident Propane Controller
  • 2-20LBS Aluminum Propane Tanks in Vented Deck box
  • Large Sink w/ Moen Faucet and Spigot Filter
  • Hot and Cold Pressurized Water with Accumulator Tank
  • Cruise RO Water 110V 40 GPH Water-maker w/Fresh Water Flush 
  • 11 Gallon Stainless Hot Water Tank
  • Large Countertop
  • Plenty of Cabinet Storage

Deck And Hull

  • Solid 1" thick Fiberglass hull with Full Keel and Protected Rudder
  • Fresh Bottom Paint August 2015
  • Reinforced Fiberglass Decks with New Awlgrip Paint 2013
  • 2013 Fresh Awlgrip Fly bridge,Cockpit and Hull Sides
  • Tinted Salon windows with Mesh Front window Cover
  • 6 Lewmar Overhead Hatches Replaced 2013
  • 8 Opening Bronze Portholes
  • Large Overhead Hatch Forward Stateroom
  • Aft Deck Cockpit Awning with Aluminum Support Poles
  • Teak Cockpit Sole with Opening Lazerette Storage 
  • Stern Cockpit Storage Boxes
  • Teak Cockpit Coaming
  • Walk Thru Transom Door
  • Teak Covered Stainless Swim Platform
  • 2 Stainless Rod Holders
  • Bow rail Stainless with Coated life Lines
  • Stainless Handrails Fore and Aft
  • 7' Bow Sprit with Double Anchor Rollers
  • 66Lbs Plow Anchor with 10' 5/8 Chain and 300' Rode
  • 23Lbs Plow Anchor with 10' 3/8 Chain and 200' Rode
  • Ideal Electric Windlass with Rode and Chain Gypsies
  • Forward Bronze Sampson Post
  • 2100 Gallon Fiberglass Fuel Tank
  • 420 Gallon Fiberglass Water Tank
  • 70 Gallon Fiberglass Holding Tank
  • Aft Deck Cockpit Shower
  • 2 Aft Deck Cockpit Wash-downs
  • 2 Water Tank Gauges
  • Aft Salon Sliding Screen Doors and Lockable Sliding Teak Doors
  • 2 Dorado Boxes with Cowls on Forward Deck


  • Custom Fiberglass Hard Top
  • Full Enclosure with Lexan Window Panels
  • Port and Starboard Settees with Storage and New Cushions
  • Aft Settee with 12V Refrigerator Underneath
  • Pompanette Captains Helm Chair w/ Swivel and Foot Rest
  • Engine Gauge Panel
  • Aluminum Steering Wheel
  • Small Aft Flybridge Deck w/ 4 Rod Holders and Main sheet Control Block

Safety Equipment

  • Life Jackets
  • Man Over Board Device
  • Throwable Device
  • 2012 14 Mercury Rib with Cover and Auto Drain
  • 2015 25HP Yamaha Enduro 2 Stroke Outboard
  • Emergency Tiller
  • Multiple Lines and Fenders
  • Flares

Sails and Rigging

  • Aluminum Keel Stepped Mast and Aluminum Boom
  • Hood Roller Furler for Genoa New 2013
  • Hood Exterior Roller Furler for Loose Foot Mainsail New 2013
  • UK Mainsail and Genoa New 2013
  • Garhauer Sheet Block
  • 7 Garhauer Line stoppers on Mast
  • 2 Barlow #27 Mast Mounted ST 2 Speed Jib Sheet winches
  • Stainless Steel Standing Rigging with Norseman Fittings at Top and Bottom
  • Custom Aluminum Davit Boom with Electric Winch for Raising and Lowering tender

Broker's Comment

If you are looking for a Vessel that will keep you safe , comfortable with Economy in mind then "Arabella" is for you and your family. The present owners took her to the amazing condition she is in. 

The John Alden Hawksbill Motor Sailor designed as a modern day Gentlemen's ocean going Cruiser.

Call today for your private showing!

Additional Units Included
  • 2013 USA Rib


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